What does the word armour mean?

Usage examples for armour

  1. Stole my armour, too. – Love's Comedy by Henrik Ibsen
  2. Toward material things, toward impersonal events at least, we may all with profit put on the Stoic armour, or to use the figure of the turtle, which is most expressive of the Stoic attitude, we can all draw the soft sensitive flesh of our feelings inside the hard shell of resolute thoughts. – The Five Great Philosophies of Life by William de Witt Hyde
  3. He attacked him with it, so that it went into his body's armour, for Loch had a horn- skin in fighting with a man. – The Cattle-Raid of Cualnge (Tain Bo Cualnge) by Unknown